One of my favorite songs, written by Dolly Parton. Here’s her version:

I apologize for the poor sound quality, but that’s an old television clip.

Most people are aware of Whitney Houston’s version, which is one of the first times I’ve ever preferred a cover to the original, but what I did not know is that Whitney based her version on Linda Ronstadt’s version. I didn’t even know that Linda Ronstadt had recorded a version of this song.

And of course, here’s Whitney Houston’s version:

If you’re aware of better versions, please let me know. Thanks.

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